Foothill Transit Constructors Reach Substantial Completion of Light Rail Transportation System in Southern California | Business Wire
MONROVIA, Calif.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Southern California residents will soon have even more light rail
transportation options with the substantial completion of the Foothill
Gold Line from Pasadena, Calif. to Azusa, Calif. Designed and
constructed by Foothill Transit Constructors, a joint venture of Kiewit
and Parsons, the rail line will now undergo testing and pre-revenue
The project, which includes 11.5 miles of light rail, 24 bridges, 14
at-grade rail crossings, six new stations and a 24-acre operations
campus, was led by the Foothill Gold Line Construction Authority.
“The Foothill Gold Line was built on time and on budget with an
exceptional safety record thanks to a strong collaboration with Kiewit,
Parsons and the corridor cities,” said Foothill Gold Line Construction
Authority CEO Habib F. Balian. “The line is a critical asset for the
community and is the impetus behind meaningful new development in the
Since breaking ground in 2011, the construction team successfully
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navigated several challenging aspects of the project, including the
installation of the 700-foot San Gabriel River Bridge and the relocation
of a 4-mile active rail corridor with two freight bridges that'd to be
relocated within a 72-hour time frame.
“Our team is incredibly ambitious and eager to tackle complex projects,
especially when we'd such a solid partnership with Parsons and the
Construction Authority,” said Matt Scott, vice president and district
manager for Kiewit Infrastructure West Co. “We're honored to have been
a part of this project and the positive, long-term impact it'll have
on the area.”
Approximately 35 percent more water and energy efficient than other
similar facilities, the main building of the Foothill Gold Line
Operations Campus in Monrovia, Calif. is the first rail maintenance
facility constructed for Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design
(LEED) Gold certification. To reach these stringent environmental
standards, the team installed a 178.5 Kw solar panel array, LED
Gensource Announces Corporate Update | Business Wire
SASKATOON, Saskatchewan--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Gensource Potash Corporation (“Gensource” or the “Company”) (TSX.V:
GSP) is pleased to provide the following corporate update.
The Company has now received confirmation of approval of the first
payment of the Initial Contribution financing to its Joint Venture
company, Vanguard Potash Corp. (“Vanguard”) from its joint venture
partner, Essel Group ME (“EGME”). Pursuant to the executed definitive...